GeneralPrayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister and the Head of National Council for Peace and Order together with ACMPPrajin Juntong, Deputy Prime Ministers, GeneralAnupong Paochinda, and Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj, Minister of Ministry of Digital Economy and Society travelled to preside over the launch of Pak Bara Submarine Cable Station, Pak nam Subdistrict, La-ghoo, Satun and visited the station.
System Professional Service Co., Ltd. is the contractors for civil construction and the building system of all Pak Bara Submarine Cable Station, completed in December 2015.
Pak Bara Submarine Cable Station, Satun is a project of underwater cable system Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1) total distance 25,000km. It is a connection of East Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe, be like a land bridge for international telecommunications. This project is to reduce communication distance between Asia and Europe. This will also enable Thailand to become the ASEAN Digital Hub in accordance to the government policy of Thailand 4.0.